Chicago Police DepartmentUniform and Property U06-02-06
Holster - Taser
Issue Date:29 August 2019Effective Date:29 August 2019
Rescinds:U1.1317
Index Category:Uniform and Equipment Specifications
  • A.DESIGN
    The Taser holster will be worn on an officer’s support (non-firearm) side. The Taser holster will be specifically designed for and allow proper fitment of the Taser. Holsters will have one manual retention device, requiring deliberate manipulation by the user to defeat the retention device and free the Taser from the holster.
  • B.MATERIALS
    Taser holsters may be constructed of leather, leather-like synthetic materials, or a rigid composite material including, but not limited to, Kydex, Zytel, or carbon-fiber. All hardware will be black metal.
  • C.COLOR
    All exposed surfaces of the Taser holster will be black in color.
  • D.CONSTRUCTION
    The Taser holster will be constructed of one or more pieces, properly molded and shaped to fit the Taser. Rivets, screws, or other fasteners may be used in the construction of the Taser holster.
  • E.FINISH
    The finish of the Taser holster will be free of wrinkles or defects and will be smooth without basket weave or high-gloss finish.
Eddie T. Johnson
Superintendent of Police
15-020 JJR